On May 19, 2021, Pravo.ru released the results of its fifth annual research of the Russian litigation market. For two consecutive years now, Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners has been ranked as Band I in the federal rankings of Russian law firms that acted for clients in over thirty disputes and arbitration cases in 2020.
IFLR1000 Women Leaders-2021 announced its fourth edition which notes the most prominent female lawyers working in the area of financial and corporate law. Anna Rusetskaya, Partner and Head of M&A and Corporate Practice in Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners’ Minsk office, is listed among the world’s leaders.
On April 26, 2021, Forbes released its annual ranking of Russia’s leading law firms. Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners has become №1 in this ranking for the second year in a row.
The Legal 500 EMEA, 2021: Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Confirms Market Leadership With Confidence
On April 14, 2021, The Legal 500 EMEA released its annual rankings in which Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners has been recommended in all areas of law researched in Russia and Belarus for over several years now.
On March 17, 2021, Kommersant released the results of its annual legal market study.
Russian Supreme Court Notes Maria Kobanenko’s Contribution to its Plenum Resolution on the Practice of Antitrust Enforcement
The Russian Supreme Court commended Maria Kobanenko, Partner at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, for her active role in the working group to draft the Resolution of the Russian Supreme Court Plenum “On Certain Matters Arising from Antitrust Enforcement by Courts".
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners has solidified its status as one of Belarus’s leading law firms: the firm has been ranked in all 12 areas of law researched by Pravo.ru-300 International.
Evgeny Raschevsky and Andrew Lomas Distinguished as Only Lawyers From a Russian Law Firm Ranked by Lawdragon Global Litigation 500
In February 2021, leading US legal media company Lawdragon, released its debut guide for the best lawyers involved in global litigation — The Lawdragon Global Litigation 500.
On February 18, 2021, Chambers Global released the results of its annual ratings. Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners tops the rankings in key practice areas and thus reaffirms its leadership on the market.
On February 12, 2021, the World Trademark Review released the 10th edition of WTR 1000 identifying the leading trademark practitioners in Russia, recognizing Pavel Sadovsky, Head of Intellectual Property / TMT as a lawyer focusing on both law enforcement and litigation related to trademarks.
Anna Ivanova Commended for Her Contribution on the Draft Law on Remote Work as a Member of the Profile Committee of the State Duma of the Russian Federation
The primary goal of the new legislation was on the development of the rules for remote work, which made remote employment available for office employees as well. Now that the law has been adopted, most remote work matters can be settled in company regulations and employment contracts.
Global Competition Review, which has been researching law firms with a focus on antitrust law around the world for 20 years, has once again recognised the Competition Practice at EPAM as among the strongest in Russia.
Denis Gavrilov, PhD, Antimonopoly Counsel at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, was awarded the Federal Antimonopoly Service Medal “30-Year Anniversary of the Antimonopoly Authorities” for his contributions to antimonopoly policy implementation and the development of antitrust laws in Russia.
Pravo.Ru-300: Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Leads the Russian Rankings of Law Firms and Named Best Firm for Supporting Its Staff During the Pandemic
On December 4, 2020, Pravo.ru-300 held its 11th awards ceremony where EPAM replicated last year’s success and reaffirmed its status as the leader of the Russian legal market. The Firm was recommended in all 28 categories and was also the winner in the special nomination category “Coronavirus Law – Supporting its Company and Employees during the Pandemic”.
On November 26, 2020, Helen Avakyan, Counsel at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, was named Woman of the Year at the 2020 European Women of Legal Tech Awards.